Country Economic Review 2019 - Barbados
Cover of Country Economic Review 2019 - Barbados
Download PDF

The Government entered the second year of implementation of the Barbardos Economic Recovery and Transformation (BERT) programme, with key performance indicators pointing to positive results. In general, macroeconomic indicators improved as shown by the improved fiscal outturn, downward trajectory of debt, strong foreign reserve position and reduced unemployment.

Sustained effort to strengthen social protection and safeguard the interests of the poor and vulnerable are essential for the continued success and sustainability of the BERT programme.